China Leads Upsurge in Global Creative Economy

The remarkable story of China's dominance in the trade of creative goods and services is the golden thread of a new creative economy outlook by UNCTAD, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development. The creative economy is recognized as a significant sector and a meaningful contributor to national gross domestic product. It has spurred … Continue reading China Leads Upsurge in Global Creative Economy

Expanding Mediterranean Forest Area Increasingly in Peril

The Mediterranean forest area has expanded by two percent resulting in a rise of 1.8 million hectares – about the size of Slovenia, says a joint report by the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and Plan Bleu, Regional Activity Center of UN Environment/Mediterranean Action Plan. But the report titled The State of Mediterranean … Continue reading Expanding Mediterranean Forest Area Increasingly in Peril